Author Archives: Catherine Gillespie@A Spirited Mind


Essentialism: The Disciplined Pursuit of Less is not exactly a time management/productivity book, and not exactly a minimalism book.  Rather–and I think the cover illustration nails this image–the book examines the way to unravel the Gordian knot of modern life and … Continue reading

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The Bookmarked Life

Something new!  The Bookmarked Life is my take on catch-all posts–a record to help me remember this season of life. Right now I’m: …Considering Did you see this Slate article about the girl who sent all of her texts in calligraphy for … Continue reading

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